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Ipod charger is buzzing !

We have a new ipod with the nexxtech charger. The charger is making a buzzing sound when plugged into the wall. Is this normal ?? The ipod was on when attached to the charger,, but now it won't come on when attached to the charger or when it's not attached to the charger... Any ideas ?? The charger is getting warm while charging but won't turn on... Thanks for any ideas.. Ray

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Re: ipod charger is buzzing !

  1. no it is not noral for the buzzing, try the one that go on the computerand see if work that way

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How to convert a USB Battery Charge Cable to AC

<p>Many of the new battery-operated devices such as phones and MP3 players come with USB cables to charge the battery while the computer. However, wall chargers for these items are missing, damaged or undelivered. If so, you can use a USB wall charger, USB cables, adapters and because all have the same size at the end with these boots are endless. <br /> <p><br /> <p>Generic Battery <br /> <p>1. Buy a USB wall charger. These are available online through and or a limited number of electronics stores like Radio Shack or Best Buy. <br /> <p><br /> <p>2. Connect the USB end of cable to the USB wall charger. <br /> <p><br /> <p>3. Connect the charger to the USB cable. Then connect it to the wall. The machine starts working the green light. <br /> <p><br /> <p>iPod Battery <br /> <p>1. Connect the USB cable to the iPod. Be sure to press the two ends before inserting it into the iPod. If you do not, you can damage the pins, once that happens, you will not be able to charge your iPod. <br /> <p><br /> <p>2. Mount the USB wall charger sliding the top in half, for the manual. <br /> <p><br /> <p>3. Connect the USB cable for both USB wall charger. Plug the wall charger. The costs start when the lights come back on the iPod screen and you will see the battery icon fill. You can find this anywhere iPod charger are supplied. <br />

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I have an ipod model a1199. i was wondering if you can use a newer ipod touch charger for it? and if not what kind of charger does it use?

Charge an iPod Nano Without a Charger
If you've misplaced or broken the charger that came with your iPod Nano, you might think you need to purchase a new one in order to continue using your Mp3 player.
However, there is a way that you can continue enjoying your iPod without having to purchase a new charger.
As long as you have a USB cord and a computer, you can charge your iPod without having the charger.

Locate the USB cord that came with your iPod Nano package.
It is the same cord that you use in order to sync or transfer music.
Plug the small end into your iPod Nano.

Plug the other, larger end into your computer's USB port.
Choose "Do Nothing" when your computer presents the dialogue box to let you choose what to do with the hardware or USB connection.
Leave your Nano plugged into your computer for at least 4 hours to charge.
Unplug your iPod Nano when charging is complete.
Charge an iPod Without the Charger
Many iPod owners purchase a charging unit that plugs into a standard wall outlet to recharge the iPod's battery.
However, the iPod wall charger is not included with new purchases, so consumers must either purchase a separate charger or find a way to charge their iPod using other means.
Here's a simple method to charge your iPod using your computer.

Plug the iPod USB cable into the bottom of your iPod.
Plug the other end of the iPod USB cable into a free USB port on your Mac or PC computer.

Open the iTunes program by clicking on the icon in the Dock on a Mac or using the Start menu on a PC.
Click on the name of your iPod under the "Devices" heading in the main iTunes window.
Click on the "Sync" button to synchronize your iPod with your computer data.
While the iPod is syncing, the power from the USB port on your computer will charge your iPod's battery.

Unplug your iPod from the computer once the battery is fully charged. - view=detail&id=8DEA58C0DAF392E29FCB03D9C
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I would suggest you try charging the unit this one time by connecting it to the computer. I suspect that the charger may be defective if plugging the wall charger into the iPod has no effect on the low battery warning. If the iPod is able to be charged from the USB port on your computer that would tend to confirm that the charger is not working. If the iPod does not charge when connected to either the computer or the wall charger then you may very well have a another defective iPod.

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